James E Taylor, 75 of Sidney went home to be the Lord Thursday May 5th at Fair Haven Nursing Home. He was born on May 12th 1946 in Claiborne, Tennessee, the son of the late Preston and Lizze (Shackleford) Taylor. On September 6, 1969 James married Dorothy (Monday) Taylor who survives.
Survivors include two children, Doreen (Mike) Wick of Sidney, and Timmy (Kelly) Taylor of Lafayette, Tennessee, five grandchildren, Jesse (Emily) Bennett, Emily Bennett, Gabriel Taylor, Ryan Bennett, and Abigail Taylor, and one great granddaughter Madison Bennett; also many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters.
James worked at Leroi in Sidney for 30 years. He loved working in his garden, wood working, fishing and bird watching.
A Private Service will be held for the family. Arrangements are in the care of Cromes-Edwards Funeral Home.